Postdoctoral Instructional Skills Workshop – June 6, 7 & 13, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 6, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 7, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 13, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Centre for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) at UBC, in collaboration with the Postdoctoral Fellows Office and the Centre for Teaching, Learning, and Technology (CTLT), offers an Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) designed specifically for postdoctoral fellows. This 3 Day workshop focuses on the theory and practice of evidence-based teaching techniques. During (more…)

Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) Summer Institute 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 8, 2020 - June 12, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The CIRTL Summer Institute is a five-day teaching intensive that combines an emphasis on learning evidence and theory-based approaches to teaching and learning with the opportunity to apply those theories in practice. During the Institute, participants will engage with a lesson planning approach grounded in experiential learning theory and will explore experiential learning, as well (more…)

Course Design Intensive – June 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 10, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Course Design Intensive (CDI) is an intensive program in which participants work, individually and collaboratively, to design or re-design a course they are (or will be) teaching. Throughout the workshop, participants will acquire a broadened understanding of course design concepts, and will gain skills and tools they can apply to their own course. The (more…)

Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment (T-BLE) – Spring 2020


Event Date & Time

  • Introduction to Blended Learning  
    May 13, 2020
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Face-to-Face Session
    May 28, 2020
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Capstone Session
    June 9, 2020
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

T-BLE is now a 4-week immersive blended course aimed at instructors who are already teaching in the classroom and are considering moving to a blended environment. Participants will have an orientation to blended learning, an opportunity to redesign a module from a current course, and a chance to collaborate with others and gain authentic experience with the blended learning environment.

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – June 27, 28 & July 4, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 27, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 28, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • July 4, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday May 11 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – June 14, 20 & 21, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 14, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 20, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 21, 2020
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday April 27 at 9am PST (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – June 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 16, 2020
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 17, 2020
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 18, 2020
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are June 16, 17, 18, 2020.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you will (more…)

DIY Media Support Drop-In Session – June 24, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • June 24, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on a media project? Planning to produce video content for your course but don’t know where to start? UBC Studios is offering a drop-in media support session where professional media specialists are available to provide answers to your questions.  If you are wondering: where do I start? what resources are available on (more…)